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MSNBC
Mar 16, 2013 7:00am PDT
turning one small town upside down. good morning. i'm joy reid filling in for melissa harris-perry. a note of caution for parents watching this morning. we're getting started with a very sensitive story, so you may want to send children out of the room. this week two high school football stars from steubenville, ohio, went on trial after being accused of raping a 16-year-old girl from just across the ohio river, in nearby west virginia. now a crime and justice story in a small town like steubenville isn't usually the makings of national news and the alleged events on the night in question are sadly not remarkable for their rarity. we know that one in six american women is a survivor of an attempted or completed sexual assault. and we know 44% of survivors are under the age of 18. but thanks to an unusual aspect of this case, we all know now in graphic detail some of what happened in steubenville on august 11th, 2012. the defendants and witnesses to the alleged crime documented their actions on social media. although the trial just began on wednesday, this case has already been tried i
MSNBC
Mar 17, 2013 7:00am PDT
joy reid filling in for melissa harris-perry. first this morning, an update on the lead story from yesterday's program. in an unexpected turn of events in steubenville, ohio, where two teen boys stand accused of assaulting a 16-year-old girl, both cases wrapped their arguments. we expect a ruling from judge thomas lipps momeshortly. this case has been marked by small town uproar and demonstrations and national attention fueled by evidence that was made public by a social media. as soon as we have the verdict from judge lipps, we will bring you in that news. >>> until then, we bring you the president's trip to israel. this could be the largest photo op in the year when he visited the west bank. the photograph op is a time honored civic tradition. it is calculated to show a leader in his or her best light. a cynic would not call it much of an opportunity, because the photo op is a staged event cleverly, or not cleverly described as news. photo op was coined by the nixon administration. president george herbert walker bush was said to describe a photo session as a modified limited pho
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